The Albin Counter-Gambit is a hyper aggressive defense for black against the ever so popular queens gambit from white. Black gives up his pawn on e5 so that his d pawn can be nicely placed on d4. This pawn is a huge thorn in the side of white and there are many trap that come from the Albin Counter-Gambit that white has to be on the lookout for. One of the most common traps in the Albin Counter-Gambit is the Lasker Trap which punishes white if he tries to attack the pawn on d4 with e3...
1. d4 d5 2. c4 e5 3. e3 exd4 4. Qxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Qd1 Bf5
7. f3 Nb4 8. Qa4+ Qd7 9. Qxd7+ Kxd7 10. e4 dxe4 11. fxe4 Nxe4
12. Rb1 Nc2+ 13. Kd1 Nf2+ 14. Ke2 Bc5 15. Nf3 Bd3+ 16. Kd2